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Family searches for dog who bolted while in boarding at vet hospital

Pebbles is missing
Pebbles is missingVia Facebook

According to Wednesday's KXAN News, a distraught family is searching for their small dog who disappeared just one day after she was put into boarding at a veterinary clinic in Lakeway, Texas.

Deirdre Brueggen left her five-year-old son's dog, "Pebbles," at the White Angel Animal Hospital on April 17. The next day, while she was in Chicago, she received a troubling text notifying her that Pebbles had escaped after biting a veterinary technician.

Brueggen claims that the vet clinic told her that:

" this is an unfortunate thing, and that this just happens."

Tal Shohamy, business manager at White Angel Animal Hospital, blames the escape on the dog:

Pebbles was able to get away because she attacked the person that was handling her,

We tried to find Pebbles and after an hour and a half we found her. She wouldn’t come to us and ran away again.

On the Facebook page for the veterinary hospital, there is a photo of Pebbles, along with the following information:

LOST DOG 4/18/14 ON RR 620 N
NEAR LIGHT HOUSE MARKET
NAME IS PEBBLES
HAS PINK SPARKLE COLLAR & TAG
IS SCARED & PLEASE GO SLOW
SHE LIKES TREATS
PLEASE CONTACT IF SEEN OR FOUND
512-266-7838
281-685-1114
808-638-1929

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